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Food Videos: Useful or Just Entertaining?

Food Videos: Useful or Just Entertaining?

By Celina Khorma, Staff Writer

April 17, 2018


Filed under Dining, Dining, Features

It's a known fact that college students have a rough time taking care of themselves. With the abundance of food videos on different social media platforms, are college students really learning how to cook through them?

Music Industry Finally Says #MeToo

Music Industry Finally Says #MeToo

By Nicole Rosenthal, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

In the wake of the 2018 Grammy Awards, the music industry has finally begun to shed light on its troublesome past.

Opinion Pieces are for Opinions, Not Fabrications

Opinion Pieces are for Opinions, Not Fabrications

By Melanie Pineda, Staff Writer

October 20, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

In these dangerous political times, news sources must be held accountable in making sure that opinions stay just that, without attempting to invoke twisted falsehoods to a vulnerable general public.

Fake News Problem Includes Quack Journalism

Fake News Problem Includes Quack Journalism

By WSN Editorial Board

December 1, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Publications like The Odyssey damage journalism by providing a megaphone to anyone with an opinion.

Staff Recs: (Not So) Guilty Pleasures

Staff Recs: (Not So) Guilty Pleasures

By Staff

February 19, 2016


Filed under Arts, Entertainment, Film, Music

Everyone has that one thing that they secretly love but strive to keep under wraps...until now.

Buzzfeed Journalist Shares Experience Covering FBI’s Racial Profiling

Buzzfeed Journalist Shares Experience Covering FBI’s Racial Profiling

By Raven Quesenberry, Contributing Writer

February 5, 2016


Filed under News, University News

An editorial assistant at BuzzFeed came to speak at NYU Politics Society about his investigation on FBI surveillance of Muslim immigrants.

This Weekend: November 13-15

This Weekend: November 13-15

By Patrick Pauley, Staff Writer

November 9, 2015


Filed under Features

Top things to do this weekend.

Presidential policies deserve more discussion

Presidential policies     deserve more discussion

By WSN Editorial Board

February 17, 2015


Filed under Opinion

In an effort to promote signing up for health care under the Affordable Care Act, BuzzFeed released a lighthearted video called “Things Everybody Does But Doesn’t Talk About, Featuring President Obama” on Feb. 12, three days before the signup deadline. The video compares Obama’s use of free ti...

Entrepreneurs Festival celebrates student work, provides industry advice

Entrepreneurs Festival celebrates student work, provides industry advice

By Kavish Harjai, Kavish Harjai

March 3, 2014


Filed under News

The Entrepreneurs Festival took place last weekend at NYU, bringing together entrepreneurs and students from across the city to provide advice and discuss their ideas, paths and mistakes. The event kicked off with the first of three keynote speakers, Glen de Vries. De Vries studied biology at Carnegie Mellon and subsequentl...

Students and alumni prepare for Entrepreneurs Festival

Students and alumni prepare for Entrepreneurs Festival

February 21, 2014


Filed under Features

Students and alumni will gather on Feb. 28 at Tisch Hall to kick off the Third Annual NYU Entrepreneurs Festival. Spread over two days, more than 70 speakers from startup industries will share their advice and stories with attendees in over 20 different events. The event will also feature a showcase in which 5...